Cocoa is used in a lot of skin care products and DIY skin care remedies; but did you know that cocoa is great for your hair too? Apart from having great hair care benefits, cocoa also smells great and makes for a luxurious hair treatment!
Cocoa powder- Pure cocoa powder is rich in protein, vitamin A, riboflavin, thiamine and calcium. Cocoa powder increases blood circulation in the scalp and boosts hair growth. It also adds a healthy shine and softness to you hair.
Olive oil- Olive oil is a natural moisturizer that keeps hair in top condition and reduces frizz. It also adds a healthy shine to your hair.
Yogurt- Yogurt balances scalp pH, reduces dandruff and hydrates hair.
RECIPE FOR COCOA HAIR MASK FOR HEALTHY AND SHINY HAIR:
Things you need-
- ½ cup yogurt
- 1 tablespoon pure cocoa powder
- 1 tablespoon olive oil
- In a mixing bowl, add yogurt and olive oil.
- Add in cocoa powder and mix well until everything is well combined.
- Apply on dry scalp and hair and let it sit for 1 hour before shampooing.
- Use the mask once a week.
- Increase the quantity of ingredients depending on hair length and volume.